Around 162,000 people died from cancer in the UK in 2012.[1-3] The
All Cancers (C00-C97), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2012
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||194.3||192.2||220.5||197.4||197.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||197.2||203.7||230.4||214.7||200.0|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||142.3||147.2||169.7||140.5||145.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||144.5||156.5||177.4||153.4||147.6|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||164.7||167.8||191.7||166.6||167.8|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||166.5||175.0||197.7||177.1||169.4|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper
Across the UK,
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, January 2014. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/publications/all-releases.html?definition=tcm%3A77-27475.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, March 2014. Similar data can be found here: http://gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/vital-events/general/ref-tables/index.html.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry on request, December 2013. Similar data can be found here: http://www.nisra.gov.uk/demography/default.asp22.htm.
- White AK, Thomson CS, Forman D, et al. Men’s Health and the Excess Burden of Cancer in Men. Eur Urol Suppl 2010; 9(3):467-470.
- Cancer Research UK, Leeds Metropolitan University, Men’s Health Forum, National Cancer Intelligence Network. Excess Cancer Burden in Men. London: Cancer Research UK; 2013.